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Table 2 Measurements of the thickness of the musculature of Notogynaphallia nawei sp. nov.

From: A new species of Notogynaphallia (Platyhelminthes, Geoplanidae) extends the known distribution of land planarians in Chacoan province (Chacoan subregion), South America

  Holotype Paratypes
   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CM dorsal          
 Circular 5 2.5 5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
 Diagonal 10 10 10 5 7.5 5 5 5 5
 Longitudinal 25 30 40 17.5 30 25 15 25 25
CM ventral          
 Circular 5 2.5 5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 5 2.5
 Diagonal 10 10 10 7.5 7.5 5 5 15 10
 Longitudinal 25 35 35 17.5 37.5 25 25 50 25
CMI (%) 6 7 5 4 7 3 5 4 5
PM supra-intestinal 10 10 20 10 15 15 10 25 10
PM subintestinal 10 15 25 15 10 15 10 30 10
PMI (%) 2 2 2 2 2 1.5 2 2 1.5
  1. CM cutaneous musculature (μm), PM parenchymatic musculature (μm), CMI cutaneous muscular index, PMI parenchymatic muscular index